Software engineer

Claremont Consulting Limited
United Kingdom
£50k - £80k pa + remote, bonus, laptop
04 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Developer My client has an initiative to create a global community around catastrophe risk modelling, based on open architecture, standards, and software. They work with top academic institutions, leading technology firms and environmental consultancies, and are backed by the world's leading reinsurers, brokers, and insurers. They have designed and built a framework that enables sophisticated hurricane, earthquake, flood and other catastrophe models to run large-scale risk assessments in minutes. Their software has just had its first release and the core components have been put open source under a permissive license. Role highlights- Early stages of project - lots of technical challenges still to solve - Open source initiative which will give tangible societal benefits - City of London location - Competitive salary and package Required skills- Passionate about programming, with demonstrable skills in one or more of C, C++, Python, R - Good knowledge of version control, preferably with Git and GitHub - SQL querying skills - Knowledge of supporting software on Linux - Committed to high quality code and delivery Desirable skills- Interest in developing scientific applications, especially for use in a Cloud environment - Experience and passion for open source software development Salary and Benefits- Up to £80,000 basic salary DOE - Bonus of up to 10% DOE - 25 Days holiday - Possible option of remote work - Brand new office with a startup feel - Cutting edge technology with greenfield projects If you would like to be considered for this role please apply direct and i will endeavour to get back to you
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